Auction 141, Lot 653

"Carte des Isles Philippines, Dressee sur la Carte Espagnole du R P. Murillo de Velarde 1re Feuille…", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Philippines

Period: 1752 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
6.1 x 8.3 inches
15.5 x 21.1 cm

Attractive map depicts the northern islands of the Philippine archipelago, including Luzon, Mindoro, and the city of Manila. The map has good detail throughout and is adorned by a lovely rococo-style title cartouche.

References:

Condition: B+

Minor soiling primarily along the top neatline.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/5/2012

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